Exquisitely decorated with antique furniture and plush fabrics to ensure a stylish yet cozy atmosphere with a highland touch. Charming stone manor and cottages ensure every comfort and luxury in olde worlde style. Completely private, picturesque valley views, surrounded by formal rose and herb garden, vineyards and trout dams.
It should be noted that cottages are approximately 200 - 400m from one another, which would suit large parties wanting to book all three units.
Flufftail. (Accommodates 2 adults and 2 children).
Bedroom: 4 Poster Bed and loft with 2 single beds - NOT SUITABLE FOR ADULTS.
'The Flufftail' is named after one of Dullstroom's most elusive birds. It is a charming stone cottage set against a hill. It has an elevated position with magnificent views over the trout dams and valley. It boasts Dullstroom's largest and most impressive fireplace and is serviced daily. The very spacious bedroom has a King size bed with pure cotton bedding together with antique wardrobe. The bedroom opens onto a large terrace with cast aluminium furniture and Jet master braai. The view of the valley with its surrounding hills is uninterrupted. A kiddies loft bedroom to the side of the bedroom is accessed by a spiral staircase. It has two single beds and a cot. There is a good selection of children's videos and books.
The romantic old fashioned bathroom has a Victorian slipper bath. There are "his and her" bathrobes and luxury shampoo and soaps provided. There is a TV with private Dstv (hotel bouquet), Dvd and video.
At ground level there is a fully fitted and equipped kitchen / dining room. The kitchen has a four plate electric hob with built-in under counter oven. There is an under counter fridge and separate freezer. The dining area seats four comfortably. The view also looks out onto the dams and valley. Please note that the kitchen area is separate from the bedroom area.
The lodge is serviced daily by our uniformed staff and there are laundry facilities if required.
Upgrade: We have put in another bar in the Flufftail loft balcony (which already has a gate) to improve safety.
PLEASE NOTE: Servicing on Sundays is R 200.00 - to be paid cash directly to staff.
Activities & Extras.
Fly-fishing in 7 spring-fed dams (Trout & Bass), for beginners and advanced. Small boat avail. Fishing rods available.
2 fish per rod per day, can be kept. After that it is catch and release.
Birding paradise with over 200 species (incl. Dullstroom rarities) and over 800 head of antelope (incl. Eland). Special features include new floodlit tennis court, basketball net and football goal posts. Plunge pool, sundeck and sauna with a view, children's tree house stocked with toys and books and outside play area with jungle gym. Horse stabling available. Magnificent 24 seater refectory table in barn-style setting with separate kitchen (all table appointments included) for special occasions.
Horse riding available on neighboring farm Elandskloof.
Unlimited firewood, units fully serviced by uniformed staff, 2 fish per day per rod.
Built in braai facilities and potjie pots: Size 2, 3, 4 and 6 available.
ROAD ACCESS: Located approximately 15km from town (with 8km of gravel). 4x2 & 4x4 Recommended. Normal high rise vehicles might take longer to reach the venue. NO low vehicles.
Elandskloof, Dullstroom, 1110, Mpumalanga